Recreation Aide - YRTC Kearney

  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Sep 18, 2020
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

The Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Kearney is looking for a Recreation Aide, to oversee youth participation in recreational programs both on and off campus. To learn more about our opportunities and the great benefits available with #TeamDHHS - 

Location and address of position: YRTC-K 2802 30th Ave. Kearney, NE 68845

Work schedule: 40 hours including weekends, holidays, and evenings

Examples of Work

Monitors youth and participates in recreational and educational activity programs. Provides input as to changes in activities for youth based on observations. Keeps a written log of youth behavior. Assists in monitoring recreational activities; intramural sports, open gym, recreation classes, recreation block, swimming pool, office campus activities. Instructs youths in rules, regulations, and procedures of activities, and care and maintenance of activity equipment and supplies. Maintains sanitation of recreational facilities; swimming pool, locker room, gymnasium. Escorts youth to appointments and activities outside the institution. Completes documentation as required. Schedule includes weekends, and two evenings a week.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: Experience with or knowledge of facilitating or providing recreational activities such as music, games, or other social activities. Experience or training in recreational activities such as music, games, or other social activities. Must be able to obtain Lifeguard certification in the first 3 months of employment.

OTHER: Valid driver's license.

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